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Understand the Basics of a Data Center Hardware Refresh

Having the right upgrades in place are vital for the successful delivery of IT services. Unfortunately, there are plenty of hidden virtualization costs and many of them are not recognized until a project is already well underway.

This expert e-guide explains why network and storage hardware upgrades, security products, and training are some of the hidden virtualization costs that can throw off your TCO/ROI calculations. Read on to learn about five IT infrastructure projects to tackle this year. Additionally, determine whether or not it's time for a data center hardware refresh even if your IT budget is not large.

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    Inside this exclusive e-guide, learn four basic requirements to consider when designing a server room that best fits your business needs. Also, virtualization experts discuss maximizing server space, capacity planning tools and the challenges of capacity planning.

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